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Senior Software Development Engineer

Senior Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
520365
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
11/6/2017

Job Description

Interested in working on the very core of AWS/EC2? Does solving large scale technical problems appeal to you? Do you want to work on products that have great impact to AWS customers and cloud computing?
The EC2 Control Plane Capacity team owns the design, building, provisioning and managing the right platforms for all EC2 services worldwide. We are looking for talented and innovative software and system engineers to join us to build the world’s best compute cloud. Responsibilities include working with other teams in AWS to design and to implement software services for EC2 server provisioning; working with other engineers in AWS service teams to improve service scalability and performance.
Join us in Seattle! Amazon offers relocation packages!

Basic Qualifications

  • 8+ years of hands on software development in any of these languages: Java/Ruby/C/C++/C#
  • Strong experience with backend software development
  • Strong understanding of DNS, DHCP, TCPIP, Process Automation
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of hypervisors (such as Xen and HyperV)
  • Experience working with Linux operating systems
  • Experience with architecting high scale systems
  • Experience with developing cloud technologies